a person employed to drive a private automobile or limousine for the owner.
a person employed to drive a car or limousine that transports paying passengers.
to drive (a vehicle) as a chauffeur.
to transport by car: Saturday mornings I have to chauffeur the kids to their music lessons.
to work as a chauffeur: He chauffeured for a time right after the war.
- un·chauf·feured, adjective
- well-chauffeured, adjective
- chauffeur , shofar
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How to use chauffeur in a sentence
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But soon after, I remember feeling very, very stoned and asking his chauffeur to take me back to the car.Bill Cosby’s Long List of Accusers (So Far): 18 Alleged Sexual Assault Victims Between 1965-2004 | Marlow Stern | November 24, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
The apartment was given to the chauffeur of Lavrenti Beria, the head of the NKVD.
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Unlike other students, however, he was ferried to the train station in a chauffeur-driven Range Rover.Prince William Races Home From Cambridge To Be By Kate's Side on Her Birthday | Tom Sykes | January 10, 2014 | THE DAILY BEAST
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A chauffeur may recover damages from his employer for injuries received while operating his car.Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman | Albert Sidney Bolles
The chauffeur shifted his position so as to glance behind him at the girls, the car running slowly.
He was a young man, and he wore some sort of a uniform—that of a chauffeur, taxi driver, or something of the sort.
“Yes, Miss Jessie,” said the chauffeur, looking up at the clouds that had been gathering.
It was Amy who had suggested the writing of the letter and having it taken into town by Chapman, the chauffeur.
British Dictionary definitions for chauffeur
a person employed to drive a car
to act as driver for (a person): he chauffeured me to the stadium; he chauffeurs for the Duke
- chauffeuse (ʃəʊˈfɜːz), fem n
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